Examples of almanac in a Sentence
an almanac of town news
Recent Examples of almanac from the Web
As a 12-year-old in Texas in 1985, the astronomy enthusiast discovered in his almanac that the next time the U.S. would experience a total solar eclipse would be 2017.
There's more than just weather in the almanac, which has a circulation of 2.1 million in North America.
The past year’s dire prophecies evolved into a kind of almanac for democratic decline, replete with lists of warnings signs and worst case scenarios.
Though born during a time when America's economy was horse-powered and crops-driven, the almanacs are no longer just for farmers.
But this book is not just an almanac of wacky facts.
If the selling keeps up through the end of the month, the almanac suggests investors should sell stocks and wait for the inevitable further decline.
This is a book for readers who like to graze a book’s small plates or bite-size nibbles, nonfiction readers, science-fiction readers, people who browse almanacs, people who surf the dictionary, because one word just leads to another.
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Origin and Etymology of almanac
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
ALMANAC Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of almanac for English Language Learners
: a book published every year that contains facts about the movements of the sun and moon, changes in the tides, and information of general interest
: a book published every year that contains detailed information on a special subject
ALMANAC Defined for Kids
Definition of almanac for Students
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